History in the Making: Seashell Ornament Activity

December 8, 2018 - 11:00 am to December 9, 2018 - 3:00 pm

Free with Admission

Every weekend throughout December, sit down at our Activity Table to snip, shape and create items inspired by the winter seasons of the Revolution.

Make an ornament inspired by nautical details in the 1770s Philadelphia-created Bonnin and Morris Pickle Stand! In 18th century America, shell motifs were popular in design and Bonnin and Morris cast real shells to include on their works.